The University of Missouri at Columbia
Chemistry 210 - Organic Chemistry I - WS 2004

COURSE SCHEDULE

Professor Dr. Rainer Glaser
Office 321 Chemistry Building
E-Mail GlaserR@missouri.edu
Course Site on WWW http://www.missouri.edu/~chemrg/RG_T_WS04.html

Nr. Day Date Topic Notes
- M 1/19 MARTIN LUTHER KING -
1 W 1/21 Introductions Explore Course Web Site
2 F 1/23 CIITN: B. Hodgen & K. Carson schedule computer lab training with students, discuss group formation
3 M 1/26 1: The Sixth Element: Carbon Atom Superstar Winter's PSE on Carbon, Allotropes, Carbon Dating
4 W 1/28 1: Lewis Structures - Number of Bonds Carl Sagan, AOs, CIITN #1 NOx et al.
5 F 1/30 2: Hybridization - 3D Shape Last date to submit consent & demographics forms; one group member emails list and group name to Martin Wu.
6 M 2/2 2: Alkanes - Nomenclature Laughing Gas
7 W 2/4 2: Alkanes - Combustion CIITN #3 Fuel Cells
8 F 2/6 4.16-18: Alkane Halogenation I Resonance is a unicorn and to talk of "the best resonance form" is to talk about the alicorn.
9 M 2/9 Alkane Halogenation II & Autoxidation Computer Lab Training 1 this week: ACS Portal, JOC, Scifinder, and CIITN.
10 W 2/11 4.16-18: Alkane Halogenation III Hammond Postulate applied to methane halogenation: The Transition States.
11 F 2/13 4.6: Intermolecular Bonding CIITN #2 Oil Spill
12 M 2/16 3: Conformational Theory: Ethane, Propane, Butane TEST #1 Posted
13 W 2/18 3: Rotational Energy Curves, Ring Strain
Instruction on Assign. 1: Abstract
TEST #1 Collection
14 F 2/20 3: Cyclohexane
Why reactions: Motions & Collisions
CIITN #4 Genesis
15 M 2/23 4 & 8: Carbocation Stability, Conjugation & Hyperconjugation The Entropy Site
16 W 2/25 4 & 8: SN2 Reactions CIITN #6 Pesticides
17 F 2/27 4 & 8: SN1 Reactions Assignment 1 Abstracts due today
18 M 3/1 7.1-8: Stereochemistry I. Enantiomers & R/S Nomenclature Computer Lab Training 2 this week: ChemDraw & Chem3d & Word.
19 W 3/3 7.9-11: Stereochemistry II. Several Stereocenters.
Instruction on Assign. 2: Models
CIITN #5 Chiral Drugs
20 F 3/5 cancelled -
21 M 3/8 7.12-14: Resolution -
22 W 3/10 5.1-7: Alkenes. Str., Prop. & Geom. Isomers CIITN #7 Cracking
23 F 3/12 5.8-17: E1 & E2, Zaitsev, anti Assign. 2. Models, due today
24 M 3/15 6.1-7: Addition of H2 & HX, Markovnikov TEST #2 Posted
25 W 3/17 6.8-13: Alcohols: Hydration, Hydroboration-Oxidation, & Oxymercuration TEST #2 Collection
26 F 3/19 Instructions for Assign. 3: CIITN Portfolio CIITN #8 Alkene Glycols
- M 3/22 SPRING BREAK -
- W 3/24 SPRING BREAK -
- F 3/25 SPRING BREAK -
27 M 3/29 6.14-21: Additions of X2, "O", and O3 Computer Lab Training 3 this week: CIITN Web Tool
28 W 3/31 9.1-6: Alkynes and Salts CIITN #9 Acetylene
29 F 4/2 9.6-7: Alkyne Sources & Preparations Habit Survey Posted
30 M 4/5 9.8-14: H2/cat, Li/NH3, H-OH, H-X & X-X Life Science Week
31 W 4/7 10.5-11: Dienes, 1,2- vs 1,4-Additions
Instruction on Peer Review
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32 F 4/9 10.12-14: Lots of pi-MOs and Diels-Alder Reaction Habit Survey Collection
Assign. 3, CIITN portfolio, due today
33 M 4/12 10.12-14: Woodward-Hoffmann Rules: Thermal [4+2] allowed and thermal [2+2] forbidden -
34 W 4/14 11.1-9 and 11.18-21: Aromaticity of Arenes, PAHs, Hueckel Rule, & Annulenes CIITN #16 PAHs
35 F 4/16 Dr. M. Patton: Revise, Revise, Revise! Assign. 3, CIITN Intergroup Peer Review, due today
36 M 4/19 11.10-17: Side Chain Reactions and such TEST #3 Posted (Chapters 5, 6, 9 & 10)
37 W 4/21 12.1-7: Electrophilic Aromatic Substitution TEST #3 Collection
38 F 4/23 CIITN Discussion Saturday, April 24: MU Organic Chemistry Day! 4 Lectures & Poster Session.
39 M 4/26 12.8-14: Directing Effects I Assign. 3, revised portfolio due today
40 W 4/28 12.8-14: Directing Effects II
Instruction on Intragroup Peer Review
CIITN # 17 Smoking
41 F 4/30 13.1-6: NMR Spectroscopy, shielding Assign. 3, final intergroup peer review and intragroup peer review due today
42 M 5/3 13.7-10: NMR Spectroscopy, spin-spin
13.14-17: 13-C NMR and MRI
CIITN 13 NMR & MRI
Quiz #3 Posted (NMR quiz)
43 W 5/5 Teaching evaluation
CIITN Assessment Survey
Quiz #3 Collection
- F 5/7 STOP DAY -
- M 5/10 - -
- Tuesday 5/11 Final, 10:30 am - 12:30 pm, Focus on Chapters 11 - 13. -
- F 5/14 - Submit Grades


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